|‹ September 2020 ›|
Do you know how to recognize the signs of mental illness in a young person?
Would you know how to respond if you did?
What if there was something you could do to help youth in your community?
ABOUT THE COURSE
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is a basic public education program that teaches individuals how to help a youth in crisis or experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge. Using an interactive format, this 8-hour course utilizes role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to assess a mental health crisis, provide initial help, and connect young people to professional, peer, social, and self-help care.
Risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.
A core five-step action plan to support an adolescent developing signs and symptoms of mental illness or in an emotional crisis.
Katrina Brock, LMSW, CAADC, CCS
List Psychological Services
In this workshop, participants will examine essential practices (1, 4, 5, and 6).
Instructional practices will include the intentional use of literacy artifacts in dramatic play and throughout the classroom, playing with sounds inside words, brief and clear instruction in letter names, sounds, and formation, and interactions around writing.
This course is for those in Early Childhood Education only.
Everyone needs skills for dealing with potentially violent kids and adults in today´s world. The goal of this workshop is for participants to experience the techniques they can use to minimize violent situations with others. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
Upcoming Board Sessions
Meeting will be held on the 2nd Monday in January.
Employee Daily Screening